Nigel was the son of former army Captain Arthur Palmer and his wife Nora. He married Melvil Hargreaves in 1950.
|Unit or location||Role||Posted from||until|
|Martock Patrol||Patrol Leader||06 Jul 1940||03 Dec 1944|
Farm manager & tractor driver
Sergeant Nigel Palmer was a farmer at Bower Hinton Farm and after the war worked for David Brown tractors. At some time he lost two fingers and injured his hand whilst practising grenade throwing.
In the 1950s he was a chief demonstrator for David Brown Tractors. He was a keen horseman and took part in many local horse trials.
TNA ref WO199/3391 and WO199/3390
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